Posted 175 days ago – National Weather Service

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Widespread black ice through the morning rush.

Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 10 am EST this morning.

  • Locations: southeast New York, Northeast New Jersey and Southern Connecticut.
  • Hazard types: widespread black ice this morning as slush and standing water Refreezes With temperatures now below freezing.
  • Timing: through this morning.
  • Impacts: slippery conditions, especially on untreated surfaces including roadways and sidewalks.

Recommended actions

A Winter Weather Advisory for freezing rain and black ice means that freezing rain and Black Ice will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads, and use caution while driving or walking.

What is a Winter Weather Advisory?

A winter weather event having one or more hazards (i.e., snow, snow and blowing snow, snow and ice, snow and sleet, or snow, ice and sleet) meeting or exceeding locally defined 12 and/or 24 hour advisory criteria for at least one of the precipitation elements, but remaining below warning criteria. Source: nws.noaa.gov